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2013 JANM National Conference - "Speaking Up! Democracy, Justice, Dignity"

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[Audio] The World War II Nikkei Experiences in the Pacific Rim (Hawai`i, Latin America, Japan)

The issue of citizenship rights of persons of Japanese ancestry who resided in the Pacific Rim at the onset of World War II remains an important one. The panel focuses on the experience of living under martial law, forcible removal, limited incarceration, and being stranded in a foreign country, among other topics.

Moderator:

  • Greg Robinson, Ph.D., Professor of History, Université du Québec À Montréal

Panelists:

  • Eiichiro Azuma, Ph.D., Associate Professor, University of Pennsylvania 
  • Franklin S. Odo, Ph.D. 
  • Grace Shimizu, Director, Japanese Peruvian Oral History Project & Campaign for Justice: Redress Now for Japanese Latin Americans!

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Audio from the “The World War II Nikkei Experiences in the Pacific Rim (Hawai`i, Latin America, Japan)” panel session on July 6, 2013 at the Japanese American National Museum’s 2013 ... More »


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